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Tech news, social and political commentary, family-friendly humor, and of course bacon await you in this rambling wreck of a show... but if you're not careful, you may accidentally learn something along the way.

Tech news, social and political commentary, family-friendly humor, and of course bacon await you in this rambling wreck of a show... but if you're not careful, you may accidentally learn something along the way.
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United States

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Tech news, social and political commentary, family-friendly humor, and of course bacon await you in this rambling wreck of a show... but if you're not careful, you may accidentally learn something along the way.

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English


Episodes

GeekRant #341 - Filling Time

10/24/2018
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Is bloom off off the rose of technology? Have microchips finally become mundane?

Duration:00:44:04

GeekRant #340 - Well, That Escalated Quickly

10/17/2018
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Is China really spying on the world? If so, whose fault is it? How can we stop it? Can anyone really be sure what their computers are doing without the user's knowledge?

Duration:00:41:38

GeekRant #339 - Gumpy Unyoung Men

10/10/2018
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They greybeards are out in force this week as long-time Delphi developer Nick Hodges joins the show to talk about teaching old coders new tricks. Are youngsters just better at tech than old guys?

Duration:00:40:36

GeekRant #338 - 58008, Turn it Upside Down

10/3/2018
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With no particular direction in mind, the guys meander through a few news stories. Not surprisingly, they find something to rant about along the way.

Duration:00:50:16

GeekRant #337 - Passion vs Paycheck

9/19/2018
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Few of us are lucky enough to do for money that which we would choose to do for free. This week the guys talk about the classic conflict between one's passion and one's paycheck

Duration:00:42:27

GeekRant #336 - When Tech Meets Politics

9/12/2018
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The guys look into the future to try to predict what the future holds for the tech world if President Trump's proposed tarrifs on Chinese imports become reality.

Duration:00:39:39

GeekRant #335 - Us vs Them

8/29/2018
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Can humanity evolve beyond our innate need to have enemies, or is it an unavoidable part of what makes us human?

Duration:00:42:07

GeekRant #334 - Do You See What I See?

8/22/2018
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This week the guys talk about some of their current favorite TV shows, YouTube channels, webisodes and more.

Duration:00:41:57

GeekRant #333 - Now It's Your Turn

8/15/2018
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It's been a long time coming, but once again the guys turn the show over to you, the listener with another Listener Feedback episode!

Duration:00:53:31

GeekRant #332 - Get Off My Lawn!

8/8/2018
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Myles leads a discussion about overpopulation, immigration, and the economics of the future. Is the time running out for planet Earth?

Duration:00:40:28

GeekRant #331 - Goodbye Silence My Old Friend

7/18/2018
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Are the constant distractions of our always-connected world preventing the next generation of deep thinkers from developing?

Duration:00:41:22

GeekRant #330 - The Third Industrial Revolution

7/11/2018
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Myles is back this week and ready to spearhead a thoughtful conversation about how geeks are leading the world into a bright future.

Duration:00:39:51

GeekRant #329 - Let's See What Happens

7/4/2018
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As Myles recovers from exposure to secret government nerve gas, Seth and Mark discuss some pop culture and why the world is falling apart.

Duration:00:44:19

GeekRant #328 - So What's up?

6/27/2018
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Once again the guys offer their unique views on the news of the day. Spoiler alert: ISPs still suck.

Duration:00:41:55

GeekRant #327 - IPFS The Sleeping Giant

6/13/2018
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What if the whole world was your own personal hard drive? What if you got paid to store your own files securely? IPFS aims to answer these questions for you.

Duration:00:51:43

GeekRant #326 - The Decentralized Revolution

6/6/2018
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Monet MonetMyles gets revolutionary this week and the guys look at the on-again/off-again nature of decentralized computing.

Duration:00:48:40

GeekRant #325 - The End Is Near!

5/23/2018
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Firefox tries to save the Internet, Apple calls in the Pinkertons, and politicians do the right thing... that and more as the guys cover some recent news stories.

Duration:00:49:21

GeekRant #324 - Our Dystopian Obsession

5/2/2018
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The dystopian future has been a staple of sci-fi and fantasy literature for generations, but do we really have anything to fear? Or perhaps, are we already there?

Duration:00:52:18

GeekRant #323 - What's News With You?

4/25/2018
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As the guys take a look at some recent news stories they find the secrets of a dead man, Google's next step toward Skynet, grandstanding politicians and more!

Duration:00:50:27

GeekRant #322 - Is Anyone Out There?

4/11/2018
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In a world of ever-present connectivity, are we more isolated than ever before? The guys examine the thin threads that constitute our fragile connection.

Duration:00:50:45